ROBERTA BELL/THE PACKET & TIMES Lynn Whelan is pictured on her Howlyn Pines Trail property, which backs onto the Black River.

Volunteers will clear logjam

A logjam on the Black River so large that Ramara Township Mayor Bill Duffy threatened legal action over its removal is going to be broken up...

ROBERTA BELL/THE PACKET & TIMES Orillia Fire Department Station 2 on Commerce Road was closed overnight Oct. 5 from about 6:30 p.m. until 7 a.m. due to a staffing issue.

Staffing issue closed fire hall

Orillia’s second fire station was closed for one night earlier this month because there weren’t enough firefighters available to staff it.

Council Chambers Mark Wanzel The Barrie Examiner QMI

Time for change: LETTER

In a few days we have a municipal election where voter turnout has historically been around 30%. With turnout in federal and provincial elections tren

One man was sent to hospital with minor burns after a kitchen fire at a High and Park streets apartment building Wednesday afternoon.

Downtown fire injures one

One man was sent to hospital with minor burns after a kitchen fire at a High and Park streets apartment building Wednesday afternoon.

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